Having problems with your Olympus ? 1030SW Digital Camera ?

My Olympus µ 1030SW Digital Camera used to work fine when i plugged it into my computer to download photos. But ever since two days ago my computer now "does not recognise the usb device". Two other computers say the same thing. What could cause this?


Answers :

Try NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012

The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.

Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo cataloging program.
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